School pupils at Buckingham Palace
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Discover how artists composed paintings of landscapes in the seventeenth century and then have a go at composing you own landscape.... Read more about Compose your own landscape: Children's activity

About Learning

We aim to inspire audiences to engage, enjoy and learn about the Royal Collection and Official Residences of The Queen, by delivering learning programmes and resources online or on-site.

Our key audiences are:

  • School teachers and pupils
  • Families
  • Visitors with access needs
  • Adult learners

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Detail of plasterwork on ceiling at the Palace of Holyroodhouse

Designed to support curriculum coursework, pupils work with their very own poet and guide and use the Palace and Abbey as a stimulus for their own creative writing. Pupils explore the stories of the past as they tour the site and gather notes based on... Read more about Joint Visit with the Scottish Poetry Library

Key stage 1 / Key stage 2 KNIGHTS  In June each year The Queen attends a special service at St. George's Chapel, Windsor for the Knights of the Garter, Britain's most senior Order of Knighthood, established over 600 years ago.... Read more about Knights and Ladies of the Garter Activity Week June 2014

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